Hi Thomas, My brother and father have the middle name of Malott. Maybe this will help you. I am pretty sure through Theodorus, but before him I got from Family Tree Maker.
By the way, where do you tie into this? And do you know anything about the McKeowns? Mary Harrell
Josias Merle m. Jeanne Robbe 1602-1660 Gideon Laplant Merlet 1624-1683 Jean Piere Merlet 1658-1703 m. Marie Bellemain Theodorus Malott 1694-1751 m. Catherine Delashmutt Peter Malott 1728- 1806 m. Sarah or Rachel Keyes Hiram Malott 1775-1838 m. Mary House 1775-1851 William H Malott m. Laura Patterson McKeown Volney T Malott 1838-1921 m. Caroline Ann Macy 1840-1925